(often initial capital letter) one of a group of British writers of the late 1950s and the 1960s whose works reflect strong dissatisfaction with, frustration by, and rebellion against tradition and society.
any author writing in this manner.
But Captain Marston placed a hand upon the arm of the angry young man.
The Fatal Cord Mayne Reid
(often capitals) one of several British novelists and playwrights of the 1950s who shared a hostility towards the established traditions and ruling elements of their country
any similarly rebellious person
a feeling of dread, anxiety, or anguish. Contemporary Examples On online message boards, caregivers talk about the angst of living with their folks again. Dad Just Moved In and He’s Driving Me Insane The Daily Beast October 24, 2008 So get your angst out—on paper, in paint, or by pop-up street performance. The Stars Predict […]
François [frahn-swa] /frɑ̃ˈswa/ (Show IPA), 1604–69, and his brother Michel [mee-shel] /miˈʃɛl/ (Show IPA) 1614–86, French sculptors. Historical Examples Anguier, the name of two famous French sculptors in the 17th century. The Nuttall Encyclopaedia Edited by Rev. James Wood
a feeling of dread, anxiety, or anguish. Contemporary Examples The angsty drama gave voice to baby boomer woes about navigating adulthood when the show debuted in 1987. The Yes List – Where the Wild Things Are Makes Beautiful Music The Daily Beast August 27, 2009 For the alleged Tumblr crowd, Childish Gambino, aka Donald Glover […]
an island in the N Leeward Islands, in the E West Indies; a British dependency. 34 sq. mi. (88 sq. km). Contemporary Examples Anguilla is an arid, flat Caribbean island surrounded on all sides by seawater. Sun+Water= High Tech Caribbean Luxury At The Cusinart Resort The Daily Beast June 10, 2014 But in some circumstances, […]